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Georgian Court University
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  • 4 Year
  • LAKEWOOD, NJ

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Georgian Court University will be open for tours all summer and into the fall. Currently, the university intends to begin the Fall 2021 semester fully in-person and is only requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for resident students. On-campus, all GCU faculty, staff, and students will be asked to wear masks indoors. Learn More

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade C minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade C
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade D minus
  9. Dorms
    grade C minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade C minus
  12. Safety
    grade B+

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Georgian Court is a private, Catholic university located in Lakewood, New Jersey in the New York City Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,417 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Georgian Court acceptance rate is 71%. Popular majors include Nursing, Psychology, and English. Graduating 54% of students, Georgian Court alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $34,500.

About

900 LAKEWOOD AVE
LAKEWOOD, NJ 08701
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference

Georgian Court University Rankings

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GCU Admissions

Acceptance Rate
71%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
960-1160
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$18,388 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$26,164 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
72%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 25 responses
92%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 25 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 25 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
2
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
2
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    43%
  • On Campus
    55%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,417 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
376
Undergrads Over 25
15%
Pell Grant
45%
Varsity Athletes
21%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 15 responses
  • Very friendly
    33%
  • Small groups, most everyine keeps to themself
    27%
  • Very friendly and active on campus
    27%
  • Full of themselves
    13%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
58%
Poll
82%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 22 responses
Poll
50%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 34 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 18 responses
  • Boring
    33%
  • Diverse and fun!
    22%
  • Close to home
    17%
  • Engaging
    17%
  • Home away from home
    6%
  • Underrated
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
54%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
92%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 13 responses

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